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Monster and Chips

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 21, 2014 | 189 pages
Meet the strange customers and sample the foul-food served up at Fuzzby’s monster diner – the brilliant setting for this humorous story from debut author and illustrator, David O’Connell. Highly illustrated in full-colour.  More Info

Big Nate: In the Zone

HarperCollins | March 11, 2014 | 224 pages
The sixth Big Nate book in the New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce! The latest illustrated novel from Lincoln Peirce is a laugh-out-loud must-read starring the one and only cartooning genius, king of detention, and Cheez Doodle connoisseur, Nate Wright. Nate’s not having the best... More Info

Chicken Soup with Rice

HarperCollins | March 15, 1991 | 32 pages
Each month is gay, each season nice, when eating chicken soup with rice./DIV  More Info

The Genius Files #4: From Texas with Love

HarperCollins | January 28, 2014 | 256 pages
The wackiest road trip in history continues in book four of the New York Times bestselling Genius Files series, following twins Coke and Pepsi as they dodge villains and visit weird-but-true landmarks from Texas all the way to Roswell, New Mexico! With the real-kid humor that has earned him... More Info

My Weird School Special: It's Halloween, I'm Turning Green!

HarperCollins | July 23, 2013 | 144 pages
In this Weird School Special, It’s Halloween, I’m Turning Green!, A.J. and the gang from the My Weird School series are ready for one of their favorite holidays! It’s Halloween, and you know what that means! Candy! Costumes! More candy! What would happen if a kid ate a million hundred pounds... More Info

Frog and Toad Storybook Treasury

HarperCollins | December 23, 2013 | 256 pages
Celebrate the power of friendship with all four of the beloved Frog and Toad I Can Read stories by Arnold Lobel—now in one volume! This treasury includes the complete art and text from four classics: Frog and Toad Are Friends, Frog and Toad Together, Frog and Toad All Year, and Days with Frog and... More Info

The Genius Files #3: You Only Die Twice

HarperCollins | December 23, 2013 | 320 pages
The most dangerous road trip in history continues in the wacky third book of Dan Gutman's New York Times bestselling The Genius Files series, following twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald as they dodge nefarious villains all the way to Graceland. With the real-kid humor that has earned him millions of... More Info

The Way of Orisa

HarperCollins | May 28, 1993 | 208 pages
Carried to the Americas by slaves, the 8,000-year-old philosophy of Ifa originated with the Yoruba peoples of West Africa. Ifa's enduring message of strength and inner peace, one that offers a way to harmonize our spiritual and worldly aims, is enjoying a resurgence of popularity in the West.... More Info

Splat Says Thank You!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | September 25, 2012 | 40 pages
In this Thanksgiving-themed story, Splat the Cat figures out how to let Seymour know that he's thankful for their friendship. Full color.  More Info

My Weird School Daze #11: Mr. Tony Is Full of Baloney!

HarperCollins Children's Books | October 26, 2010 | 112 pages
The After School Kids' Care director wants to get into The Guiness Book of World Records, and A. J. and the gang jump in to help him.  More Info

My Weird School Daze #7: Dr. Brad Has Gone Mad!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | October 20, 2009 | 112 pages
Ella Mentry School counselor Dr. Brad believes wisecracking A.J. may be a genius and subjects him to some very strange tests to find out for sure. Simultaneous. 50,000 first printing.  More Info

Miss Suki Is Kooky!

HarperCollins | April 12, 2007 | 112 pages
Famous children's author Suki Kabuki and her pet raptor, Rappy, wreak havoc during a visit to Ella Mentry School.  More Info

Miss Lazar is bizarre!

HarperCollins | October 13, 2005 | 86 pages
A.J. and his friends find out what amazing things Miss Lazar, the Super Custodian at their school, can do.  More Info

My Weirder School #7: Miss Kraft Is Daft!

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 26, 2012 | 112 pages
"When Mr. Granite goes home sick, the wackiest substitute teacher in the history of the world comes to A.J.'s class and teaches math lessons using magic tricks"--  More Info

My Weirder School #6: Mayor Hubble Is in Trouble!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | August 21, 2012 | 112 pages
Mayor Hubble helps out and provides pointers when A.J. and Andrea square off in the school's presidential election.  More Info

My Weirder School #5: Ms. Beard Is Weird!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 26, 2012 | 112 pages
"A.J. and his teachers are in for a wacky time when a hot new reality show starts filming at Ella Mentry School"--  More Info

My Weirder School #4: Mr. Burke Is Berserk!

HarperCollins Children's Books | February 7, 2012 | 112 pages
After budget cuts threaten the art and music programs at Ella Mentry School, as well as some services, groundskeeper Burke finds gold and "gilver" on the playground, causing a modern-day gold rush.  More Info

My Weirder School #3: Mrs. Lilly Is Silly!

HarperCollins Children's Books | October 11, 2011 | 112 pages
On Career Day at Ella Mentry School, local reporter Mrs. Lilly helps A.J. and his fellow third-graders start a school newspaper, but their efforts have unexpected, and terrible, consequences.  More Info

The Genius Files #3: You Only Die Twice

Harpercollins Childrens Books | January 22, 2013 | 304 pages
Genius twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald embark on a trip to Graceland and are horrified by the reappearance of their supposedly deceased arch nemesis Dr. Herman Warsaw, who marries their aunt Judy.  More Info

The Genius Files #2: Never Say Genius

Harpercollins Childrens Books | December 26, 2012 | 304 pages
As their cross-country journey with their parents continues through the midwest, twins Coke and Pepsi, now thirteen, again face strange assassins at such places as the first McDonald's restaurant and Cedar Point amusement park.  More Info

The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable

Harpercollins Childrens Books | December 27, 2011 | 304 pages
On a cross-country vacation with their parents, twins Coke and Pepsi, soon to be thirteen, fend off strange assassins as they try to come to terms with their being part of a top-secret government organization known as The Genius Files.  More Info

The Strangled Queen

HarperCollins | September 1, 2013 | 304 pages
This was the original game of thrones George R.R. Martin The King is dead. Long live the King. Philip IV is dead and his great kingdom is in disarray. It seems the fatal curse of the Templars is plaguing the royal house of France. His son has been enthroned as Louis X; but with his disgraced wife... More Info

The Iron King

HarperCollins | March 18, 2013 | 340 pages
Philip the Fair rules his kingdom with an iron fist but cannot control his own family, while a sentence he hands down that Grand Master Jacques de Molay be burned at the stake draws upon him a curse that could destroy his dynasty.  More Info

Love Monster and the Perfect Present

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Love is in the air again for Love Monster in this heart-tingling story from phenomenal, award-winning picture book talent Rachel Bright!  More Info


HarperCollins | December 24, 2002 | 272 pages
Renowned visionary and theorist bell hooks began her exploration of the meaning of love in American culture with the critically acclaimed All About Love: New Visions. She continued her national dialogue with the bestselling Salvation: Black People and Love. Now hooks culminates her triumphant... More Info

The Alchemist

HarperCollins | April 25, 2006 | 208 pages
"My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer," the boy told the alchemist one night as they looked up at the moonless sky." Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams." Every few decades... More Info

Penguin Pandemonium - Christmas Crackers

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 12, 2013 | 192 pages
The fourth hilarious story about the irrepressible penguins of City Zoo, from award-winning author Jeanne Willis. One of the fantastic titles in the Awesome Animals series – the funniest fiction, starring the wildest wildlife, from prize winning authors.  More Info

Little Critter: Just a Little Love

HarperCollins | November 26, 2013 | 32 pages
In Just a Little Love, Little Critter finds love just in time for Valentine's Day. But will his valentine love him back? For more than thirty years Mercer Mayer has delighted readers with his beloved character Little Critter. Appearing in more than two hundred books, Little Critter, along with... More Info

Henry and the Paper Route

HarperCollins | September 2, 1990 | 208 pages
Henry Huggins can't wait until he turns eleven years old, so he can have a paper route like his friend Scooter McCarthy. Henry wants to prove to the route manager that he is responsible enough to handle the job right now. First he thinks of giving away free kittens with newspaper subscriptions, and... More Info

Henry and Ribsy

HarperCollins | March 1, 1990 | 208 pages
At last, Henry Huggins's father has promised to take him fishing, on one condition. Henry's dog, Ribsy, has been in all sorts of trouble lately, from running off with the neighbor's barbecue roast to stealing a policeman's lunch. To go on the fishing trip, Henry must keep Ribsy out of trouble -- no... More Info

Don't Bump the Glump!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | March 18, 2008 | 64 pages
A most unusual collection of whacky, funny, scary creatures with imaginative fantasies in verse.  More Info

Big Nate Triple Play Box Set

Harpercollins Childrens Books | September 24, 2013 |
Three exclusive Big Nate paperbacks by Lincoln Peirce in one box! Big Nate, a New York Times bestselling series, is bigger than ever in this awesome box set. This Triple Play box set includes Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, Big Nate Strikes Again, and Big Nate on a Roll. These books are available... More Info

Seven Wonders Book 2: Lost in Babylon

Harpercollins Childrens Books | October 29, 2013 | 304 pages
Percy Jackson meets Indiana Jones in the New York Times bestselling epic adventure Seven Wonders! Lost in Babylon is the second book in a seven-book series, chronicling the adventures of Jack McKinley and his race to find the Loculi that have been hidden in the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.... More Info

Replay (rpkg)

HarperCollins | March 13, 2007 | 240 pages
Leo's papa stood in the doorway, gazing down at him. "Leo, you make gold from pebbles," and the way he said it, Leo could tell that this was a good thing. He may have been given a bit part in the school play ... but Leo dreams he is the biggest star on Broadway. Sure, his big, noisy family makes... More Info

The Silmarillion

HarperCollins | August 1, 2013 | 384 pages
A new B-format edition of this novel, designed to take fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings deeper into the myths and legends of Middle-earth  More Info

The Hobbit

HarperCollins | November 9, 2012 | 300 pages
Special collector’s film tie-in hardback of the best-selling classic, featuring the complete story with a sumptuous cover design inspired by THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY and brand new reproductions of all the drawings and maps by J.R.R. Tolkien.  More Info

The Heart and the Bottle

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 1, 2010 | 32 pages
Award-winning picture book star Oliver Jeffers explores themes of love and loss in this life-affirming, uplifting tale, due to be featured in a major motion picture.  More Info

Henry and Beezus

HarperCollins | March 1, 1990 | 208 pages
All Henry Huggins wants is his very own bicycle, a shiny red one to ride up and down Klickitat Street. But no matter how Henry tries to raise money for the bike of his dreams -- from selling bubble gum to delivering newspapers -- he always ends up with too much trouble and not enough money. But... More Info

Ralph S. Mouse

HarperCollins | November 1, 1993 | 192 pages
"Look, Ryan," he said. "I'm in trouble and I don't have time to tell you about it. Just take me and my motorcycle with you, and don't ask questions." "To school?" Ryan was surprised. Ralph's pesky cousins are wrecking his motorcycle, and his janitor friend, Matt, is in trouble because there seem to... More Info


Harpercollins Childrens Books | August 1, 1992 | 208 pages
Separated from his owner, Henry Huggins, in a shopping center parking lot, an ordinary city dog begins a string of bewildering adventures.  More Info

Runaway Ralph

HarperCollins | November 8, 1991 | 175 pages
An adventurous mouse leaves for a children's summer camp on his motorcycle after being teased by his family.  More Info

The Mouse and the Motorcycle

HarperCollins | September 1, 1990 | 208 pages
"Boy!" said Ralph to himself, his whiskers quivering with excitement. "Boy, oh boy!" Feeling that this was an important moment in his life, he took hold of the handgrips. They felt good and solid beneath his paws. Yes, this motorcycle was a good machine all right. Ralph the mouse ventures out from... More Info

My Weirder School #9: Ms. Sue Has No Clue!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | October 22, 2013 | 112 pages
With over six million copies sold, Dan Gutman's take on the weirdness at Ella Mentry School really gets kids reading! It's time for the annual Ella Mentry School fund-raiser, and guess who's in charge? Alexia's mom, Ms. Sue! She has the teachers selling everything from summer sausages and cheesy... More Info

Pinkalicious and the Cupcake Calamity

HarperCollins | October 22, 2013 | 32 pages
Join Pinkalicious on a cupcake adventure in New York Times bestselling author and artist Victoria Kann’s beginning reader Pinkalicious and the Cupcake Calamity. Mr. Swizzle has a surprise for everyone in town—a brand-new cupcake machine! But when the cupcakes don’t come out, Pinkalicious... More Info

The Vengekeep Prophecies

HarperCollins | October 22, 2013 | 416 pages
Forget what you know about prophecies—this epic middle-grade fantasy about a clumsy boy born into a family of thieves is fresh, fun, and anything but predictable! The first in an unforgettable trilogy, this Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of the Year takes everything you thought you knew... More Info

Charlie the Ranch Dog: Charlie's Snow Day

HarperCollins | October 8, 2013 | 32 pages
Ree Drummond (also known as The Pioneer Woman) and Charlie the Ranch Dog return in this snow-filled I Can Read title. When Charlie wakes up to a world covered in snow, he can't wait to go outside. He even takes a break from patrol duty to go sledding with his friends Walter and Sister. But when... More Info

The Snow Queen

HarperCollins | October 8, 2013 | 40 pages
Hans Christian Andersen's The Snow Queen, the classic tale of friendship, love, and bravery, is beautifully retold with lavish illustrations by master artist Bagram Ibatoulline. Best friends Kai and Gerda would do anything for each other. When Kai starts to behave cruelly and disappears, Gerda sets... More Info

Stick Dog Wants a Hot Dog

HarperCollins | October 8, 2013 | 224 pages
In Stick Dog Wants a Hot Dog, Tom Watson's hilarious sequel to Stick Dog, Stick Dog returns with the same crew of friends, and they're hungrier than ever. As the dogs embark on their quest for hot dogs, they learn they're not the only ones on a mission—a band of raccoons are following close... More Info

Mia Jazzes It Up!

HarperCollins | October 8, 2013 | 32 pages
Mia’s eighth I Can Read book is full of the same dancing readers love, but with a whole set of new moves (and words!) to help beginning readers grow. For a new dance number, Mia the ballerina kitten swaps her ballet slippers for jazz shoes. The only thing is, Mia doesn’t think the jazz shoes... More Info

This Moose Belongs To Me

HarperCollins Children's Books | May 7, 2013 | 32 pages
An exquisite new book, featuring a boy and his moose, from internationally bestselling, multi-prize-winning picture book creator, Oliver Jeffers.  More Info